Just hours before Alexa Bliss introduced Hulk Hogan to the live crowd at MetLife Stadium, Big E publicly commented about a meeting he had with the Hulkster. Big E said he appreciates Hogan taking the time to apologize and hear his position:
Hogan took part in the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony on Saturday as well.
Big E and New Day Release Statement On Hulk Hogan
WWE reinstated Hogan last summer. After doing so, members of the New Day released a public statement on the matter through Kofi Kingston’s Twitter account.
“Through the course of our lives, people have used racist comments towards us and it doesn’t feel good,” part of the statement reads. “But if we stopped moving forward every time we were met with prejudicial hatred, then we would have never achieved our current accomplishments.”
Hogan appeared at the Crown Jewel PPV in Saudi Arabia late last year as well.
Titus O’Neil Responds To New Day Statement
Titus O’Neil responded to Kofi Kingston and New Day’s statement last summer.
O’Neil and Hogan were both on hand in Tampa Bay last month when the city was announced as the host for WrestleMania 36.